Associate to Senior Associate Solicitor - Commercial Property - Nottingham

Location: NG2 Business Park Nottingham

Contract Type: Permanent

Closing Date: 01 October 2021

Salary & Benefits: Competitive

Associate to Senior Associate Solicitor - Commercial Property - Nottingham

We are currently expanding our Commercial Property team in Nottingham and are recruiting for an ambitious Associate or Senior Associate Solicitor (depending on experience) to join the team to assist with its varied and quality workload from a diverse client base.

You will work to support the core Commercial Property team in the provision of a high quality legal service to existing clients and engage in new business development activities. You will be able to manage your own workload and deals, as well as working with other team members on larger transactions.

What we expect:

  • Qualified Solicitor or CILEX with relevant experience in the field
  • Strong team player
  • Ability to manage complex caseloads and work under pressure
  • Ability to use initiative and be self-motivated
  • To be able to project a professional image and to deal confidently with clients
  • Familiarity with word and ability to create own documents from firm procedures would be advantageous

What you can expect:

With experience in commercial property law the ideal candidate will have 2 - 6 years’ PQE, or equivalent with CILEx qualification, within a commercial property team. 

You will be someone who thrives under pressure with excellent drafting, negotiating and inter-personal skills and a high attention to detail. You will need to work well as part of a team managing a number of high-profile transactions, but also be adept at managing and prioritising your own matters and workload. You will be encouraged to use your own initiative, and also know when to seek support from senior members of the team.

We are an expanding commercial property team and are committed to supporting your development both personally and professionally and want you to be the best that you can be with potential opportunities for more responsibility and a set career path going forward. We pride ourselves on being open and friendly therefore you will have the opportunity to work with other team to cross sell services by identifying appropriate opportunities. 

You will supervise and train junior fee earners within the team as well as having the opportunity to participate in marketing, networking and business development events. You will be supported by the partners in the team to grow and develop your career and business contacts. 


Candidates must possess previous experience in a similar role, accurate typing skills and have excellent attention to detail. The ideal applicant will also have the ability to work under pressure using their own initiative.

In return you will have the opportunity to develop your career in a top tier Commercial Property team based in our Nottingham office and will be paid a competitive salary (dependent on experience) as well as qualifying for other benefits.  

At Geldards we care about the continuing development of our colleagues and you will have the opportunity to participate in in house training as well as other courses to further develop your skills and expertise. We have a dedicated Wellbeing team within the Firm who also run regular events and discussion groups.   

With a range of benefits such as our pension scheme, life assurance, 25 days holiday plus bank holiday and your birthday off, we adopt an open and friendly culture

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